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Venditte has a 1.06 ERA after the All Star break

It's not every day that the manager of a baseball team can call one of it's a pitchers a ‘weapon', especially when that player is still in the minor leagues. But being someone who can throw with both arms makes them more than just a regular pitcher. In fact, it makes them Pat Venditte, Trenton Thunder's own secret weapon pitcher.

"It's a pretty good weapon to have," Thunder manager Tony Franklin said. "[In fact,] I'd like to have a couple more weapons like [him]. He is not a gimmick. The kid is all about business. "There's nothing like a circus atmosphere surrounding what he does. And I'm sure he wants it that way because he is a tremendously hard worker and competitor. He's pretty doggone good. He's done a lot for us... Recommended Stories

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